What does Esra mean?
Esra [es-ra] as a boys' name has its root in Hebrew, and Esra means "help". Esra is a variant form of Ezra (Hebrew).
Associated with: help (counsel).
(male) Esea, Eura, ..
(female) Esda, Esear, .. Middle name pairings:
Esra Phillip (E.P.), ..
How popular is Esra?
Esra is a rare first name for males. Esra is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Ezra (#92 from recent data) and Ezrah (#1642) are the popular varying forms of Esra (unlisted) listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Esra were at the top of their popularity in 2015 (adoption of 0.23%). Ezra is the most fashionable name for newborns in this list. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Esra is alike in pronunciation to Azria. Other suggested similar names are Ara, Earl▼, Eero, Efran, Efrat, Elia, Elrad, Enda, Enea, Eran, Eri, Erl, Ern, Erv, Esau, Esias, Esmay, Esme, Eva and Ira▼. These names tend to be more frequently used than Esra.See names in meaning and etymology.